She ran the 800 meters on 2:02,62 minutes. She obtained the lead right away in her group and she managed to keep it all the way till the end. The finals will take place on Saturday, at 15:15 GMT.
Anita recently became the world youth champion in 800 meter running, her time was 2:01,13 minutes and she finished competing at the IAAF world championship last weekend. She is the first Icelander to become a world champion in athletics.
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